Maker Mela is an all-ages showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness; organized by Somaiya Vidyavihar and RiiDL. It is a celebration of people who make things, and a place where people can meet likeminded A-Class innovators. It is a non-commercial event and is free for the public to attend. The grounds will be filled with booths on which invited makers can show off their projects, there will be speaker sessions and workshops throughout the day for attendees to make things of their own.

The speaker sessions will be by:

Tanmay Bakshi

Child Prodigy & Youngest IBM Watson Developer

Akash Manoj

Creator, Silent Heart Attack Prediction Device

Ada Yonath

Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Paula Mariwala

Founder & Co-President, Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs India

Ananda Shankar Jayant

Padma Shri Awardee, renowned Bharatnatyam dancer

Saket Modi

CEO, Lucideus Technologies

Makers ranging from artisans to ‘jugaadu’ auto-mechanics, from scientists to robotics experts to farmers—of all ages and backgrounds who are excited to share their inventions and collaborate with others will be present there.

The dates are 11th -13th of January, 2018.

Venue: Somaiya Vidyavihar, Mumbai.

We invite you all to be a part of this wonderful adventure of MakerMela 2018!

Student Convener Details:

Rebecca Biju: 979932032

Parshva Barbhaya: 9322334353

Team Maker Mela
Maker-Mela focuses on bringing about a perspective change, it releases you from the shackles of contemporary models, this is where we explore new ways, and forms which walk hand-in-hand with the next generation, technologies, that make life easier and simpler.